About

The Daily Free Press (ISSN 1094-7337), the independent student newspaper at Boston University, is published digitally Monday through Friday and printed on Thursdays during the academic year except during vacation and exam periods by Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc., a nonprofit Massachusetts corporation operated by Boston University students. The paper was founded May 5, 1970 by BU students.

The Daily Free Press in print is distributed free at more than 50 sites on Boston University’s Charles River Campus. Those interested can also sign up for  our email newsletter, which  is sent  each morning  with the day’s top headlines.

The Daily Free Press Online (ISSN 1094-5962) has been publishing on the same days as the print edition since January 1996 at http://www.dailyfreepress.com.

Please email [email protected] or call (617) 236-4433 for more information.


Print Readership Information

As of September 2014, circulation for publishing days of The Daily Free Press will be 5,000 issues each Thursday.

Online Readership Information

  • Approximately 100,000 page views a month
  • Approximately 47,000 unique views a month

Editorial Board: Fall 2018

Breanne Kovatch — Editor-in-Chief ([email protected])
Mike Reddy — Managing Editor  ([email protected])
Jen Racoosin — Campus Editor  ([email protected])
Hannah Schoenbaum — City Editor ([email protected])
Isabel Owens — Editorial Page Editor ([email protected])
Lily Betts — Sports Editor  ([email protected])
Vigunthaan Tharmarajah — Photo Editor  ([email protected])
Diana Leane — Features Editor ([email protected])
Alex del Tufo — Blog Editor ([email protected])
Jaya Gupta — Layout Editor ([email protected])
Shaun Robinson — Multimedia Editor ([email protected])

Associate Editors: Fall 2018

Lillian Ilsley-Greene — Associate Campus Editor
Jenna Manto — Associate Campus Editor
Kiran Galani — Associate Campus Editor
Haley Lerner — Associate City Editor
Samantha Day — Associate City Editor
Riley Villiers — Associate City Editor
Simone Migliori — Associate Arts Editor
Samantha Drysdale — Associate Community Editor
Minali Prasad — Associate Science Editor
Eduard Miska — Associate Business Editor
Sofia Koyama — Associate Photo Editor
Felix Phillips — Associate Photo Editor
Josh Rothstein — Associate Sports Editor
Olivia O’Brien — Associate Sports Editor

Michelle Chan — Associate Podcast Editor

Business Staff

Advertising Department ([email protected])
Shakti Rovner – Office Manager   ([email protected])

Board of Directors of Back Bay Publishing Co., Inc.  ([email protected])